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Show missed reminders in Google Keep

Is there a way to show reminders which have passed? I use them for due dates but can't see them in Reminders section after the reminder has expired. A query string I could put in search, perhaps?
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Is it possible to embed a map in a Google Keep note?

Just as the title says, is it possible to embed a map from Google Maps (i.e. when you click on "share") in a note from Google Keep?
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How to share Google Keep labels with others?

I have multiple Google Keep labels and I would like to share them with other users. I know you can share a single note but I would like to share an entire Label. Is this possible? And if yes, how can ...
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Is there a way to keep the side menu always open in Google Keep?

I'd like to at least have the left sidebar menu open by default, as I use it a lot. Is there a way to not have to click the hamburger menu to open it?
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Going from offline to online mode in Google applications

I've had a flaky internet connection lately and noticed that both Keep and Inbox go into "offline mode" and I'm unable to kick them back into "online". I tried to "share" a note from Keep and this ...
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Getting Google Keep shortcuts to work with Category Tabs

Pressing ? in Google Keep gives an overview of the shortcuts that can be used. However, after I have installed Category Tabs for Google Keep, some shortcuts don't seem to work anymore. For instance,...
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How can I create a checklist in Google Keep from a Google Sheets spreadsheet?

I exported my list of books I own from Shelfari, and want to create checklists in Keep for certain authors that will make it easier to browse second hand stores and not buy things I already have. I ...
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Can I create a new Google Keep note from Chrome's omnibox?

Chrome's omnibox features are really great, e.g. to create a new Google Calendar event. Is someone aware of any possibility to create a new Google Keep note from the omnibox?
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Markdown formatting in Google Keep?

Is it possible to use Markdown formatting in Google Keep?
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Hide work Google Keep items on the weekend

In Google Keep I store both personal and work-related items. Over the weekend I don't like to see any of the work-related items, so I can stay in my Zen state of mind. Is there any way to achieve this?...
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Google Keep sync is delayed or doesn't happen when a long time between logins

I have a dual installation of Windows & Ubuntu and I use Google Keep Chrome app on both the OSes as well as on my Android phone. I boot into Ubuntu about once a month or so. The problem I am ...
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How scalable is Google Keep?

I'm considering the migration of my entire project planning (and "life planning") from e-kalender.de to Google Keep. I have about 5000 entries there, sometimes consisting of a few pages of text, but ...
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Google Keep backed with Google Calendar

I use Google Keep to remember tasks to be done and want to store them in Google Calendar. Sometimes I use Google Now to set reminder, however they go here. I want consistent look of tasks, events, ...
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Alphabetical sort of list in Google Keep

I'm using Google Keep to make my grocery list and share it with my family. The problem I've found is that when I have many items checked and i want to uncheck one of them (e.g., "ice"), it's very ...
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Google Keep search options

I would like to organize my Google Keep notes, using the labels feature. Is there any way to show only notes without a label?
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Storage limitations on Google Keep

I've tried searching for the answer but couldn't find it. Do the notes stored in Google Keep use space from the Google storage? Or is it free and unlimited like a Google doc in Google Drive? EDIT: ...
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How do I download images from Google Keep?

I shared an image from my phone to Google Keep. I open it on the Google Keep Chrome application. But there's no download option. How do I download images from Google Keep? Is there a work-around?
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Google Keep won't load properly in Firefox

Google Keep will not function for me anymore in Firefox. When I go to http://keep.google.com, as soon as the page finishes loading I get a little dialog that says You've been signed out. Please ...
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Google Keep auto-focuses Chrome

I opened Google Keep in Google Chrome, then I focused another window while it was loading. Suddenly, Chrome re-focused itself! While I was typing in another window! (I even minimized the window, ...
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How do I mimic categories or folders in Google Keep?

The note-takers that I use, use folders. I'm used to using folders. How do you mimic folders in Google Keep? One thing that I thought of is to keep a separate note that has the list of all tags, ...
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Google Keep Does not work after turning on 2-factor Authentication on Google Account

I have been using "Google Keep" extensively to keep notes on my workstation, laptop and my mobile phone. I turned on two factor authentication recently and Google Keep stopped working on my desktop ...
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How to import from Google Keep or save all locally?

I have a lot of notes in Google Keep. Can I save this info locally on computer or import to MS Word? Not every note separately but all together?
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Post from Google Keep to Google+

Is there a way to post (publish) a note from Google Keep to Google+ (sure I don't want to do copy+paste)? I tried to find support for Google Keep, but I couldn't find it easily to ask them directly. ...
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Google Keep Printing

I have been taking notes with Google Keep, but I cannot find any way to print. I cannot open the files in my Drive and there does not seem to be a print button. The Chrome file-print is greyed out. ...
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How to move Scratchpad notes to Google Keep

I would like to move my notes from Scratchpad to the new Google Keep app, but I have not found any way to do that. How can I do this transfer?
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Hide completed list items in Google Keep

I have several Google Keep notes that work as a to-do list. (One for groceries, one for work things, and one for my private life things.) But it kind of annoys me that completed tasks (list items) ...
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Google Keep with multiple categories?

I've recently started using Google Keep for storing quick notes on my phone and personal laptop. I'd like to start using this at work also on my desktop machine, however I don't want my work notes to ...
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Set Grid layout as default in Google Keep

I just started using the Google Keep service and I have noticed that the web-interface always starts in the list-view, even if I set it to grid. Is there a way to configure Google Keep to always use ...